Warning: graphic images. Pytor Pavlensky carried out the stunt on the country’s Police Day national holiday.
Truckers frustrated by the shutdown slowed traffic around the Capital Beltway to 15 miles per hour.
“Today’s success is just the beginning.”
The March on Washington was 50 years ago this week.
Two weeks after protests that included topless woman jumping the Russian embassy fence, the crosswalk outside the building have been painted rainbow colors.
Protesters hoped to send a message to Congress to end the NSA’s mass surveillance programs.
Employees say they want wages raised to $15 an hour and the right to form unions without retaliation.
There were some religious protests outside of Comic-Con today. Luckily, Hannibal came to the non-cannibal-rescue.
Democrats vow to fight the legislation in court.
Six Greenpeace protesters are climbing up The Shard to protest against Shell’s plans to drill in the Arctic.
During what was dubbed the “Friday of Rage,” when supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi took to the streets, shots were fired and at least one man was killed. WARNING: Extremely graphic images.
According to figures from protest leaders, nearly double the number of people who voted for Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi a year ago Sunday want him to step down.
Organizers of a protest against Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi claim more than 22 million people have signed their petition demanding the Islamist leader step down. Demonstrations Sunday showed the polarization between Morsi and seculars, liberals, moderate Muslims and Christians, the AP reports.
An all-too-familiar image of police pepper spraying a woman during demonstrations in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil on Monday.
The prime minister told protesters they would “pay a price” and said he’ll meet with protest leaders Wednesday. Dramatic photos from the past two days as riot police attempt to push demonstrators out of Taksim Square.
A man ran onto the court during the finals at Roland Garros stadium in Paris.
The photo, which has been retweeted more than 800 times, appears to have been taken on May 1.
Turks have flooded the Internet with pleas for the media to cover anti-government demonstrations that have rocked Istanbul and other Turkish cities this week.
Don’t believe everything you see on the Internet.
The government’s response to a sit-in at a park on Friday has sparked widespread anti-government protests and violence that continued into the weekend.
A pedestrian project in a popular Istanbul park spurred demonstrators to stay the night in hopes of convincing construction workers to stop cutting down trees.
What do we want? Change! How do we want it? Politely!
Russian drag queen Dolly Bellefleur had the crowd cheering yesterday as she sang a colorful anthem at a protest in Amsterdam. From Russia with love?
Fast food employees began picketing New York City chain restaurants, including McDonald’s, Burger King, and KFC, demanding better wages and the right to organize a union.
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez’s breathing problems have worsened and there is a new ‘severe’ infection, Associated Press reports.
The internet dance craze just happened outside Muslim Brotherhood HQ in Cairo.
SHE KNEW HE WAS TROUBLE WHEN HE WALKED INNNNNNN.
Members plan to take a stand against unpaid internships first in New York, then London and Paris.